Observations on the association of Scaphula deltae Blanford (Mollusca: Bivalvia) in Garanga Wetland of Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, India

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Girindra Kalita


 During a survey of the Garanga wetland of Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, Scaphula deltae Blanford (Mollusca: Bivalvia) was recorded for the first time.  Most examples were found over Lamellidens corrianus (Lea) in a firmly attested position.  Some were also found clinging to the roots of Eichhornia crassipes.  These findings establish a new record of freshwater mollusc association in the study area.  Some of the physico-chemical parameters of the study area were also investigated. 

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Kalita, G. 2017. Observations on the association of Scaphula deltae Blanford (Mollusca: Bivalvia) in Garanga Wetland of Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 9, 5 (May 2017), 10194–10197. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.3512.9.5.10194-10197.
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